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Drupal 7 Development by Example Beginner's Guide by Kurt Madel

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Time for action — creating a sub-theme and setting it as our default theme

The typical way of creating a sub-theme is a completely manual process of copying and renaming certain files and directories. There are instructions in the Omega theme project for creating a sub-theme.

  1. First, from within Aptana Studio, navigate to the starterkits directory of the newly installed Omega theme located at /sites/all/themes/omega/.
  2. We are going to create a sub-theme based on the omega-html5 starter theme. So, right-click on the omega-html5 directory, and click on Copy from the menu.
    Time for action — creating a sub-theme and setting it as our default theme
  3. Next, right-click on the /sites/all/themes directory, and click on Paste.
  4. Now, you ...

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